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The New York Times Access

The Croton Free Library is excited to offer free full access to The New York Times online. No more paywalls! All you need is to create a free account (if you don't have one already).

There are two ways to read as many articles as you'd like.

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In the Library

Use one of our library computers or your own laptop, phone, or tablet to read unlimited articles on

How to get it: Just go to The New York Times online from anywhere in the Library and you'll have access to unlimited articles. Users must be signed in to a free NYT account.

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At Home

Get 24-hour access to as many articles as you want from home.

How to get it: Just click the link below and it will bring you to The New York Times online with the access code already filled in.  Just click Redeem and sign-in to your account.

More Newspapers & Databases

Britannica Academic

Britannica Academic Edition
Encyclopædia Britannica and more, for the collegiate level and above.
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Directory of Open Access Journals

Directory of Open Access Journals

A service that covers free, full-text, quality-controlled scientific and scholarly journals.

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